Cheer teams team up to raise awareness

HAMLER, Ohio (WTVG) - A local high school cheer team had some extra help this weekend.

The Henry county Special Olympic Cheerleaders joined forces with the Patrick Henry Patriots. The pictures in this story are from the team's basketball game Saturday night.

Crowd members also participated. Many people wore t-shirts that said "don't dis my ability."

The coach tells 13abc she started the team five years ago.